Acne is the most common skin problem in the Philippines, affecting around 17 million Filipinos. It is usually manifested by breakouts of pimples on the face, back, shoulders, and chest, that when left untreated can lead to scarring.
Who Are At Risk?
Although acne occurs across all age groups, it commonly starts among individuals entering puberty, with 80% of teenagers experiencing it. However, there are also cases of acne in adults, particularly those dealing with fluctuating hormones, as in women dealing with hormonal problems.
Factors that influence or worsen breakouts, include but not limited to:
Food with high Glycemic Index ( eg. white bread and potatoes)
What You Can Do
Remedies for the condition range from ointments to peels to laser and light treatment. The skin experts in Skin MD offers acne treatment to effectively address your concern and help regain your confidence. Find out how our dermatologists can help you. Schedule a consultation with one of our dermatologists now.
Say Goodbye to Unsightly Pimples
Want to get rid of your acne and show your flawless face to the world? Just consult the board-certified skin experts of Skin MD. We have all the dermatological know-how to treat your acne at long last.